sabato 15 luglio 2017

Cardinal hopes church’s history of survival in Iraq will help its future
CNS - Catholic Philly
(Carol Glatz) To understand the current situation in Iraq — the evolving and complex conflicts there, and the fear and resilience of its Christians — one has to understand its past, which is often ignored or unknown in the West, said a former papal representative to the country. “History is itself a victory over ignorance, marginalization and intolerance; it is a call for respect and to not repeat the mistakes of the past,” said Cardinal Fernando Filoni in his book, “The Church in Iraq.” (...)